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Diabetes

Research Suggests New Screening Intervals for Diabetes

Patients without DR may be safe with screening appointments as far out as every four years.
June 19, 2020

Scanning-Slit Topography Overestimates CCT for DR

Researchers highlight the non-contact value of OCT.
June 17, 2020

Look Out For Keratopathy in Type 2 Diabetes

Patients with progressing retinopathy also had more corneal alterations.
June 12, 2020

Alcohol Linked to Lower Risk of DR

There was no association between drinking and progression, however.
June 4, 2020

Imaging Helps Predict DR in Pediatric Patients

Technology shows when disease is likely, even before it’s present.
June 3, 2020

FA Helps Quantify DR Factors

The ability to capture nonperfusion and neovascularization on ultra-widefield imaging may help predict disease progression.
May 14, 2020

DME Trials Don’t Match Clinical Practice

Data suggests that, in the real world, these patients undergo fewer injections, which is associated with worse visual outcomes.
April 30, 2020

FA Gets Good Marks in Detecting Microaneurysms

Ultrawide field technique did better than field color imaging in grading DR severity.
April 22, 2020

Retinal Thickness Linked to Perfusion in DR

OCT-A finds nonperfused areas overlapped with areas of severe retinal thinning.
April 13, 2020

Your Patient May Be Lost to Follow Up If…

Investigators say some signs can predict DR patients who are unlikely to return.
April 10, 2020